PROFILE OF KENYA’S FIRST LADY MAMA RACHEL RUTO

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Here is the profile of First Lady Rachel Ruto:

• Born 1968 in Kakamega county, Western Region

• Likuyani Primary School, Kakamega County.

• Butere Girls High School for her O and A levels.

• Bachelor’s of Education Degree Kenyatta University 

• Master of Arts in 2011 at the Catholic University of Eastern Africa.

• Married to Dr. William Ruto

• Mother of six children

• Tour business taking people throughout the country to places like Maasai Mara and Mombasa. They also organized Israel tours for Christians twice a year.

• Advocate for women’s rights and women’s empowerment through projects like: Drops of gold,

Table banking for women,Cross stitching (especially for women in prison), Poultry project which supplies chicks to women across the country at an affordable price and Joyful Women organization.

• Holds International Honorary Fellowship Award On Women Empowerment at the Binary University in Malaysia

• Founder Mama Cycling initiative which champions for healthy living through physical exercise